Periodicals>Journal Article:  Fisher, Ronald Ayhner (1973), Perspectives in Biology and Medicine, Retrieved on 2014-01-22
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Memes

22 JAN 2014

 Ask Nature Many Questions at Once

No aphorism is more frequently repeated . . . than that we must ask Nature few questions, or ideally, one question at a time. The writer is convinced that this view is wholly mistaken. Nature, he suggests, will best respond to a logically and carefully thought out questionnaire; indeed if we ask her a single question, she will often refuse to answer until some other topic has been discussed.
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Against the common wisdom of asking one question at a time.